The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
Rank 82 - 86
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.59% - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% - 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £513 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £401
% change year-on-year - -15.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £41.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% +72.91%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 118 160 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.69% 11.22% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 103 115
Median daily rate £425 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% +13.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.30 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.86% -59.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Leeds

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco IOS in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Leeds

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Data Centre
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 9 (64.29%) Migration
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) MS Office
5 8 (57.14%) FCoE
5 8 (57.14%) NetScaler
5 8 (57.14%) Brocade
5 8 (57.14%) NX-OS
6 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (42.86%) Firewall
8 4 (28.57%) HP
8 4 (28.57%) BGP
8 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 4 (28.57%) OPNET
8 4 (28.57%) BMC
8 4 (28.57%) Motorola
8 4 (28.57%) CCNP
8 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
8 4 (28.57%) WLAN
8 4 (28.57%) IBM
8 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (57.14%) FCoE
3 8 (57.14%) NetScaler
3 8 (57.14%) NX-OS
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) DMVPN
5 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (28.57%) IOS XR
5 4 (28.57%) WLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (28.57%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (28.57%) FortiGate
1 4 (28.57%) HP UCMDB
1 4 (28.57%) OPNET
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Brocade
5 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 4 (28.57%) BMC
5 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Motorola
5 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 4 (28.57%) TippingPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Nokia
6 2 (14.29%) SAP